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Charges Filed in Fatal Amherst Crash

Amherst, NY (WBEN) A Buffalo man is facing charges in connection with a deadly crash on Millersport Highway in the thick of rush hour.

Police say 48 year old Daniel Kepple ran a red light, and failed to slow down at the intersection of Millersport and Flint.

Police say Kepple's tractor ran the red light, then struck a car that hit 18 year old Yu Hia Qiu of Brooklyn.
She later died of her injuries.

Kepple is also charged with reckless driving.

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Topics : Disaster_Accident
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Locations : AmherstMillersport
People : Daniel KeppleYu Hia Qiu
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